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Realignment of incentives for health-care providers in China.

Abstract:

Inappropriate incentives as part of China's fee-for-service payment system have resulted in rapid cost increase, inefficiencies, poor quality, unaffordable health care, and an erosion of medical ethics. To reverse these outcomes, a strategy of experimentation to realign incentives for providers with the social goals of improvement in quality and efficiency has been initiated in China. This Review shows how lessons that have been learned from international experiences have been improved furthe...

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Journal:
Lancet
Volume:
375
Issue:
9720
Pages:
1120-1130
Publication date:
2010-03-05
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EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:2c511302-2746-4040-bc64-afab75bc8f76
Source identifiers:
162581
Local pid:
pubs:162581

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